Level 3
Ryan drove at an average speed of 70 km/h for the first 2 hours of the journey. He then increased his average speed by 15 km/h and drove for another 3 hours until he reached his town. Find his average speed for the whole journey.
3 m
Level 3 PSLE
Peter and Justin ran in a race around a 400 m track. Peter ran at a speed of 190 m/min and Justin at a speed that was 25 m/min slower than Peter throughout the race. How many complete rounds would Peter have finished when he had run a distance of 300 m more than Justin?
3 m
Level 3
Jake walks to school at an average speed of 4 km/h every day. One day, after walking a distance of 1 km, he realised that his watch was slow. So, he ran at a constant speed and managed to reach his school just on time. Later, he calculated that if he had run at this speed right from the start of the journey, he would have reached his school 5 minutes earlier. What was his running speed?
3 m
Level 3
If Joey and Vic work together on a project, they will complete it in 4 days. If Vic were to work with Richard on the same project, they will take a day longer. If Richard and Teddy work together, they will take 100% more time than Joey and Vic. If Joey and Teddy were to work together, how many more days will they take to complete the project compared to Vic and Richard working together?
4 m
Level 3
8 workers take 10 hours to build 4 bookshelves. How many hours will 6 workers take to build 2 bookshelves? Express the answer in mixed number of hours.
3 m
Level 3
Machine X takes 5 minutes to cut 85 pieces of lumbers. Machine Y takes 15 minutes to cut 120 pieces of lumbers. Machine Z takes 10 minutes to cut 120 pieces of lumber.
  1. Which is the faster combination, X and Y or Y and Z? (Eg A, B)
  2. In 1 minute, how many more pieces of lumbers can be cut by the faster combination compared to the other combination?
3 m
Level 3
Ronnie and Dave, together, can clean a room in 3 hours. If Ronnie is cleaning the room alone, he can only complete the task in 9 hours. How long will Dave take to clean a room all by himself? Express the answer in mixed number.
3 m
Level 3
If Albert and Marvin work together, they can complete a job in 14 days. If Albert and Marvin worked together for 7 days, followed by Marvin who worked alone for the next 21 days, they can finish off the job.
  1. How long can Marvin finish the work alone? Express the answer in days.
  2. How long can Albert finish the work alone? Express the answer in days.
4 m
Level 3
It takes Angel 9 hours to sew a blouse by herself. If Belina helps her, they will take 5 hours to sew the blouse. How long will Belinda take to sew the blouse by herself? Express the answer in mixed number.
3 m
Level 3
Min and Candy take 1 hour to clean the kennel together. If Min takes 3 hours to clean the kennel on her own, how long will it take Candy to clean the kennel alone?
3 m